The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 62 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 8 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.33% 1.66% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 7.23% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £400 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +110.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £400 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 5
Median hourly rate £11.40 £13.35 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% +57.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.95 £14.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.40 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 166 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.00% 22.96% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 101 52
Median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £39.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington -4 3 £363 -
Oxford -7 3 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (6.67%) Avaya
9 1 (6.67%) Internet
9 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (6.67%) CCNA
9 1 (6.67%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) VMware
9 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (6.67%) SCCM
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (13.33%) IT Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) VMware